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10 Inspirational Quotes from World's Influential Women

Gone are the days when women only stay at home, take care of the housework, do the cooking, laundry, raise and teach their children. Gone are the days wherein the main purpose of a woman is become a helpmate to her husband. Times have changed and so as the role and impact of women in the…

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Added by Candace Meyer on February 25, 2015 at 10:25pm — No Comments

Monday Muse: Kelly Cherry's 'Twelve Women'

I've posted an advance review of writer and poet Kelly Cherry's marvelous new collection of short stories, "Twelve Women in a Country Called America":

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2015/02/monday-muse-kelly-cherrys-twelve-women.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on February 23, 2015 at 8:05am — No Comments

716 Signatures, but All Fifty States

Many thanks to everyone in the She Writes community who signed and shared the petition calling for legislation that would ensure equitable distribution of tax-payer funds received by arts organizations and institutions.  Together we have moved the conversation forward…

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Added by Yvette Heyliger on February 8, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments

Business and Career Improvements for Women

In the not so distant future we see tremendous enhancements on ladies strengthening over the globe. While I concede the occupation business sector is a long way from impeccable, sex balance and ladies' impact (and force) on the planet economy show noteworthy changes since the 70s.



Here are simply a couple...



Littler Gender Pay Gap



For a considerable length of time, ladies contended energetically to get equivalent pay with their male partners.…

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Added by Vanessa Julius on December 27, 2014 at 7:20am — No Comments

Footwear Industry Facts and Statistics [Infographic]

Did you know?

In Europe pointed toes on shoes were fashionable from the eleventh to the fifteenth centuries.

The first lady’s boot was designed for Queen Victoria in 1840.

This amazing visual representation, brought to you by Cocorose London, revolves around some of the less known facts and statistics about UK footwear industry.…

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Added by Hilary Carter on November 27, 2014 at 1:37am — No Comments

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Added by Nicole Quinn on November 25, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

It's a Nightmare

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Added by Nicole Quinn on November 25, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

On Death and Driving Lessons

I was two weeks shy of my 27th birthday when I moved back to my parents’ Toronto home after living away for nearly a decade.

Returning home was as hard a choice as it was an easy one. Hard because the idea of coming full circle felt like a failure to me; easy because I needed somewhere familiar to crash (and a warm bed and good food didn’t hurt, either).

What exacerbated matters, though, was my lack of a driver’s license. While I traveled via subway and cabs in New York City…

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Added by Brianne Hogan on October 31, 2014 at 8:32am — No Comments

On the Street: The Faces of Women

Posted a brief look at Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's ongoing public art project "Stop Telling Women to Smile". Learn how, through this project, women are empowering themselves to respond to gender-based street harassment.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/10/on-street-faces-of-women.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 22, 2014 at 8:48am — No Comments

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Added by Carole Deer on October 17, 2014 at 7:11am — No Comments

New Artist Watch Feature at Escape Into Life

I've posted a new Artist Watch feature at the online arts magazine Escape Into Life. Today, I present the fabulous assemblages of Page Turner.

My introduction is here:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/10/new-artist-watch-feature-at-escape-into.html

Direct Link to EIL: …

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 16, 2014 at 8:11am — No Comments

Single Women

So, you hate being single and you don’t understand why you can’t find the right man to share your life with. Every time you think you’ve found “the one,” he ends up being just like the others you’ve had before. You’ve questioned yourself, “Why do I keep attracting the same kind of man? What’s wrong with me? Why can’t I find a man that will respect and love me? Why do I attract men that like to cheat, lie, abuse me, and treat…

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Added by Stephanie Lahart on October 10, 2014 at 1:22am — No Comments

She Writes/She Reads: Women and the New World of Publishing

The question of who gets to be a storyteller and of whose stories are read and acknowledged is crucial—not just for women, but for men and for the way civil society as a whole is constructed.

The “She Writes” in my title alludes to two things—my publisher, She Writes Press, and…

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Added by Judith Newton on October 2, 2014 at 11:00am — 14 Comments

The Beautiful World of Women's Shoes

Women are fond of fashion accessories. They want to keep their wardrobe updated with latest shoes and clothing. An average woman buys 3 pairs of shoes every year.



This infographic, created by Cocorose London, highlights some of the astonishing facts about women's shoes and their buying habbits. …



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Added by Hilary Carter on October 1, 2014 at 1:56am — No Comments

Keeping this Menopausal Woman in Mind - Stormy Weather

Do not do unto others as you would have them do unto you—they might have different tastes.

George Bernard Shaw

This past week began with rain in Phoenix, so much rain that for the first time since I emigrated here, the weather forced me to stay home from work and my daughter to miss school. Even my mother called from her sunny kitchen in rural Derry, where the weather is cooperating and will hopefully stay dry for the …

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Added by Yvonne Watterson on September 13, 2014 at 11:54am — No Comments

Open Letter: We must take action now to preserve Net Neutrality and protect women’s and girls’ voices online

The FCC’s current attempt to eviscerate Net Neutrality is a direct threat to our work and could have disastrous consequences for women & girls. With the public comment deadline looming, and a final decision from Chairman Wheeler and the FCC coming soon after that, it’s time to take…

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Added by Women, Action & the Media on September 9, 2014 at 8:00am — 7 Comments

Women Write Out of the Binders

When I was young I had the hardest time learning to tie my shoes. My mother assured me with the wise words of “you know, you could eat an entire bear by yourself. Just take one bite at a time.” Her words helped me leave Velcro behind long ago, but I also thought of them again recently, in relation to my writing life.…

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Added by Cynthia Manick on August 12, 2014 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

If I told You

If I told you how beautiful you are,

Would you believe me?

Your inner beauty is truly incomparable.

Total beauty from the inside out.

One of a kind, without a doubt.…

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Added by Stephanie Lahart on August 10, 2014 at 2:34am — No Comments

Claiming the Name of Writer

I did not consider myself a writer until I started working for Hedgebrook.

 

I was an actor who wrote occasionally, a theatre major who had gravitated toward non-profit communications, but not a writer.

 

When I was introduced to new people, the conversation would often go something like this:…

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Added by Katie Woodzick on July 30, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

John Siddique's 'End of Mango Season'

I've posted a video of a poetic meditation, written and read by John Siddique, that honors the memory of two girls who were raped and hanged in India.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/06/john-siddiques-end-of-mango-season.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on June 12, 2014 at 1:12pm — No Comments

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